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Toronto writer and poet Souvankham Thammavongsa reflects on winning the 2020 Scotiabank Giller Prize for her short story collection How to Pronounce Knife. In a wide-reaching extended conversation with Margaret Atwood, the celebrated Canadian writer discusses alien invasions, rare curse words, and why reading poetry isn't like eating Cracker Jack. Oscar-winning special effects makeup artist Kazuhiro Tsuji describes how he transformed Gary Oldman into Winston Churchill for the film The Darkest Hour.